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24-03 Drop In Journey Circle: Truthfulness

Chalice Lighting

May we know once again that we are not isolated beings, 

but connected, in mystery and miracle,

to the universe, to this community and to each other.

Checkin:  How is your spirit right now?

Introduction to Journey Circles:

Journey Circles provide a space free from judgement, interruption and challenge,
A space for spiritual exploration and … read more.

Animal Chaplain March 2024

March is Dolphin Awareness Month.  There are dozens of species of dolphin.  Some of the best known are bottlenose dolphin, killer whale, beluga whale, pilot whale, and spinner dolphin.    

Dolphins are marine mammals.  They breathe air through a blowhole.  Probably the most distinctive characteristic of these … read more.

Animal Chaplain February 2024

Anyone who has lost a beloved companion animal is likely aware that the death is not just like that of a family member; it is the death of a family member.  Many people experience profound sorrow following the death of a dog, cat, or other … read more.

Results of Article II Survey

We would like to thank everyone who participated in the recent survey concerning the UUA changes to Article II of its bylaws, which will come up for a vote at this year’s General Assembly. On October 8th BBUUC held an informative congregational meeting to discuss … read more.

Animal Ministry – January 2024

Some Unitarian Universalists are unfamiliar with the work of the Unitarian Universalist Animal Ministry, an organization that’s been active since the 1980s.  As explained in their mission statement, “Unitarian Universalist Animal Ministry empowers individuals, chapters, and congregations to build justice and compassion for animals.”  The … read more.

Join the Christmas Choir!

On Christmas Eve at BBUUC, tradition has it that our Christmas Choir will join the celebration with singing. Welcome back to all those who have given their time and talent in previous years. Our joy this year is that we have so many new members … read more.

Animal Chaplain December 2023

Taking a few extra steps can protect animals from dangers they face during the winter holidays.  

First, we can do some things for our dogs and cats, to reduce the chances of an emergency trip to the veterinarian’s office during the holiday season.  Remember to keep … read more.

Animal Chaplain October 2023

At the Blessing of the Animals outside the church at 3:00 p.m. on Saturday, October 14, BBUUC members and friends will have the opportunity to tangibly bless Jacksonville’s animals by making donations of cat food, dog food, and other items to First Coast No More … read more.